Can Total take block despite resistance from Teodorin Obiang?
After many twists and turns and misunderstandings, Total hopes to pick up the Equatorial Guinean offshore block EG-18, previously promised [...]
Two years after the vast call for tenders launched with great pomp by the Instituto Nacional de Petroleo (INP), the majors that had been awarded a block have become completely disillusioned with the whole affair. The talks have led nowhwere [...]
The Anglo-Dutch major Royal Dutch/Shell is expected to gain a prime position in Tanzania's gas sector, whether it be in the country's southern offshore or around Zanzibar. The reason is simple enough: the prospects arising out of its acquisition of [...]
With less than five months to go before Tanzania's presidential election, James Mataragio, the new boss of Tanzania Petroleum Development Corp (TPDC) has thrown himself into an uphill battle to both prod his company into launching exploration on its own [...]